Scottish duo Arab Strap, who
released their third album, Elephant Shoe, on June 6, will
release Mad for Sadness on July 4, on Jetset Records. A
collection of live tracks from a 1999 London concert plus three songs
previously unavailable in the United States, Mad for Sadness
reveals the team of Aidan Moffatt
and Malcolm Middleton's mix of
electronic rhythms with guitars in sparse song structures.